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Babel or Behemoth : language trends in Asia / editors, Jennifer Lindsay, Tan Ying Ying
Bib ID 3070727
Format BookBook
Description Singapore : Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore, 2003 
ix, 210 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 9810490755
Series

Asia trends ; 1.

Full contents
  • Technology and language : negotiating the third revolution in the use of language / Anthony Reid
  • The big picture / Joseph Lo Bianco
  • Pasemon : on allusion and illusions / Goenawan Mohammad
  • Life after death : patterns of language loss in South Asia / Udaya Narayana Singh
  • Education and language choise in Southeast Asia / Rujaya Abhakorn
  • Language policies and language education issues in Malaysia / Azirah Hashim
  • Balancing the macro- and micro-solinguistis perspectives in language management : the case of Singapore
  • Dictionary politics / Benedict Anderson
  • Performing across the sound barrier / Jennifer Lindsay
  • Pop culture's lingua france : language and regional popular cultural flows in East Asia / Koichi Iwabuchi
 
Notes

"The papers in this were written for the Asia Research Institute's inaugural Asia Trends Day, held on July 4th 2003 in Singapore"--Intro.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Language policy -- Asia.  |  Asia -- Languages -- Usage.  |  Languages in contact -- Asia.
Other authors/contributors Lindsay, Jennifer, 1951-  |  Tan, Ying Ying  |  National University of Singapore. Asia Research Institute  |  Asia Trends Day, (2003 : Singapore)
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